Meet the Harewood Artists of 2023/24

At the ENO we are committed to nurturing talent. Our ENO Harewood Artists programme enables exceptionally talented singers to perform with the ENO while receiving specialist coaching, support and guidance for 2-3 years and is funded through donations.

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Find out a bit more about the 8 Harewood Artists of our 2023/24 season:


Alexandra Oomens

Trained: Georg Solti Accademia, Conservatorium of Music Sydney, Royal Academy of Music

In 2023/24: Pamina/Papagena The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO: Josephine HMS Pinafore (2021/22), Pepik/ Woodpecker The Cunning Little Vixen (2021/22); Musetta La bohème (Fairfield Halls), Elsie Maynard The Yeomen of the Guard, A Lady-in-Waiting Gloriana, Frasquita Carmen

Isabelle Peters

Trained: Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal Northern College of Music

In 2023/24: Papagena The Magic Flute; Barena Jenufa

Previously for ENO: First Bridesmaid The Marriage of Figaro, Yum-Yum The Mikado (Cover), Frasquita Carmen (Cover); Kate The Yeomen of the Guard, Daughter 2 Akhnaten


Amy Holyland

Trained: Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Royal Academy of Music, University of Manchester.

In 2023/24: Flora Bervoix La traviata; 2nd Lady The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO: Wellgunde The Rhinegold (Cover); Brigitta The Dead City (Cover) Daughter 5 Akhnaten


John Findon

Trained: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Guildhall School of Music and DramaI

In 2023/24: Bob Boles Peter Grimes; Luke The Handmaid’s TaleSteva Jenufa

Previously for ENO: Innkeeper/Cock The Cunning Little Vixen (2021/22), Luke The Handmaid’s Tale (2021/22); Remendado Carmen (2019/20), Witch Hansel and Gretel (2018/19) Spoletta Tosca, Mime The Rhinegold

Innocent Masuku

In 2023/24: Count Almaviva The Barber of Seville

Previously for ENO: Leonard Meryll The Yeomen of the Guard; The Spirit of the Masque Gloriana; Remendado Carmen; Gastone The Dead City

Zwakele Tshabalala

Trained: South African College of Music, Royal College of Music

In 2023/24: Gastone La traviata; Nick The Handmaids Tale

Previously for ENO: Tenor Angel It’s a Wonderful Life; The Son Blue, Hot Biscuit Slim/Young Tree Paul Bunyan


Ossian Huskinson

Trained: Royal Academy of Music

In 2023/24: Speaker/Second Armed Man in The Magic Flute

Previously for ENO: Bob Becket HMS Pinafore; Harashta the Poacher The Cunning Little Vixen; Sciarrone Tosca; Angel It’s a Wonderful Life.

Patrick Alexander Keefe

Trained: Royal Academy of Music

In 2023/24: Marchese d’Obigny La traviata; Figaro Discover Opera – The Barber of Seville